Own Boat Tuition

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Own boat tuition is ideal for anyone who would like to learn more about their new boat, or consolidate knowledge of a boat they’ve owned for a while.

Having one of Urban Truant’s friendly and knowledgeable skippers on board is a reassuring ‘safety net’ whilst you practice berthing, anchoring, operating your boat at high speed, and more. Even just having someone on hand to help you go through the electronics or get answers to those niggly questions you have will improve your knowledge and give you the confidence to enjoy using your boat with friends and family.

No two sessions are the same. At Urban Truant we are responsive to your objectives and the itinerary will be shaped (and re-shaped) entirely to what you want to achieve.

No experience required.
Instructor Ratio
3:1. Urban Truant is also pleased to offer lower ratios on request for those who would like more time with their instructor.
DurationThis is flexible so that it meets your needs.
This is shaped to meet your needs.
Ability after
Tell us what you would like to learn and we will shape the itinerary accordingly.

What’s Included

An Urban Truant skipper will be on board your boat and at your disposal for the duration of your session.

Course Dates

Below are listed our available dates. If you cannot see dates that you require, please get in touch with us and we may be able to to arrange a more suitable date.

See what our students say:

Catherine - RYA Competent Crew

"I wanted to drop you a quick note to say thank you so much for a great week aboard Inspire.  I would be lying if I said I wasn't a bit nervous about spending the best part of week on board a boat with three people I'd never met, as well as being a bit nervous about some of the tasks as crew on a boat - especially hopping off with the lines!
However, Rich did a great job at putting everyone at ease and creating an atmosphere which made the learning interesting and fun.   I feel like a learnt a huge amount and it was beneficial to be on the course with the Day Skipper pupils as... read more"

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